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26 Apr 2018
Did you know that at least 55 babies were born on board the Great Britain throughout her working life? For the first...
13 Apr 2018
For Volunteer Recognition Day we’d like to introduce a few of our incredible library volunteers who are based in the...
7 Mar 2018
Learn more about Elizabeth Parsons, who emigrated to Australia aboard the SS Great Britain and went on to become one...
26 Jan 2018
To celebrate National Storytelling Week, we're sharing some of the most interesting stories from the passengers of the...
12 Jan 2018
As a young man, Isambard Kingdom Brunel worked with his father Marc on one of the era’s most ambitious engineering...
12 Dec 2017
Image caption: Sir Marc Brunel with his wife Lady Sophia Kingdom
On 12 December 1849 French-born engineer, Sir Marc...